International ACH Transactions User Guide Posted

We have posted the International ACH Transactions User Guide that includes step-by-step  instructions for running the OFAC scans and manually posting these  transactions. Also check out the Kitchen for more information and to sign up for the web conference training session being held on September 15.

Sep 9, 2009

IAT Training Reminder

We’re nearing the deadline for the start of the new rules surrounding International ACH Transactions. The programming foundation has already been laid with the 9.2 release, but of course none of the functionality can be used until the Fed actually starts sending the new data format on September 18th. Get your staff up to speed… Read more »

Aug 25, 2009

Audit Link Advisor Issue 4

Audit Link is pleased to present another issue of the Audit Link Advisor, your link to the latest news on compliance. In this issue: Credit CARD Act–February 2010 Requirements (Credit CARD Act web conference information), Recent BSA Changes, Shared Branching, New NCUA Share Insurance Report and Handling Other Real Estate Owned Open the PDF or… Read more »

Jul 31, 2009

CU*BASE Release 9.2 Coming

CU*BASE Release 9.2 has been scheduled for August 17, 2009, for online clients.  Our partners will receive ths release on August 23, and self processors will receive the release on September 8 & 9, 2009. Open the Release Summary Open the Training Schedule Memo to Security Officers: Menu Changes Register for Training (RVSP required… Read more »

Jul 31, 2009

Responding to the Credit Card Act

I am sure you have all been tracking the Credit Card Act as it rolls through Washington. One of the chief issues under discussion was whether the act extended to open lines of credit. The Federal Reserve published a statement this week stating that the Credit Card Act as adopted will stand and the August… Read more »

Jul 20, 2009

ISPs Block e-Statement Notifications

Last week when we sent the usual e-Statement notification emails to your members, two ISPs received so many bounce-backs that they actually blocked emails coming from CU*Answers.  Some members with accounts at hotmail and may not have received their e-Statement notification email.

Jul 7, 2009

Use CU*BASE For Your Q209 Call Report!

Attention Online Credit Unions:  Just in time for your 2nd Quarter Call report, the CU*BASE 5300 Call Report tool is coming this June!  Check out the release summary for the CU*BASE 9.1 release and plan to enter your 2nd Qtr data using this new online tool.  Learn more in the Kitchen.

Jul 1, 2009

Reg D Monitoring Enhancement

In a recent release we were able to slip in a minor but important change, but unfortunately we weren’t able to put it in the release summary documentation that went out ahead of the release.  So please pass it on… The system now uses a unique Transaction Code/Transaction Type sequence for share-to-loan AFTs, separate from… Read more »

Jun 29, 2009